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FOX Business
Jan 25, 2013 9:20am EST
. and there is money moving away from high tax states and moving to lower or no tax states. and travis wrote the book "how money walks", a pleasure to be here. stuart: we've got the fancy technology and the number one state where money is walking away. the number one state. right here in new york, we've seen a loss the last 15 years internal revenue service and u.s. census bureau combined. 58 billion out of the state. stuart: there's new york and 58 billion out. >> going to the other places. stuart: is california second? >> that's right you've got nearly 32 billion dollars migrated out. adjusted growth income out of california to the other states. stuart: hold on, talking adjusted gross income. california 31 billion dollars worth of income, that means middle class, wealthier people, they're the ones who moved out taking that money with them. income out. >> that's right, we're looking at 1040 tax returns, taxpayer mobility and not just talking professional golfers or presidents of state. we're talking about working families and all sizes of businesses and going all over the country. stuart: is there
FOX News
Jan 31, 2013 10:00am PST
. >> fox news lart. issue of americans moving tons avoid paying higher taxes. golfer phil mickelson recently complained about paying higher taxes and said he may move elsewhere but apologized or admitting that. tiger woods moved to florida who has no state income tax. states with the higher taxes are among those seeing their populations decrease. the high rates are in orange while states with owe over head are seeing population growth some of those are in green. simon rosen burg who is president and founder of a think tank advocacy organization. a fellow at the american enterprise institute and former speech riert for president george w. bush. if you look at what's happening in the state eliminating their state income tax or lowering their state income tax it is remarkable for those choosing the opposite route. >> that is exactly right. what the democrats don't seem to understand is taxes effect behavior. wh when you have a situation in high tax states like california like the tax policies have become compensatory it's not just phil mickelson and tiger woods. the state of california
CBS
Jan 25, 2013 6:00am EST
pay in taxes with filling up the gas tank that could be going up. >> that's right hiking the gas tax on the table around the country for various states. even right here in our own neck of the woods. in maryland counties could raise the tax by up to five cents a gallon. to pay for local transportation projects. yesterday in annapolis it was in a proposal. the debate in virginia has become one of the most watched in the country. governor mcconnell wants to -- mcdonnell wants to actually dump the state's gas tax. he then would replace it with a transportation targeted increase in the state sales tax that idea is catching some heat because it would shift the burden off of drivers and onto everyone in the state. so what do you currently natoal state sales taxes throughout the washington area? in d.c., it's 23.5 cents. the same in maryland and our partners at usa record that in virginia it -- "usa today" report that in virginia it's 19.5 cents. that's on top of the 18.4 cents federal gas tax you are also paying. lots of taxes every time you fill up. >>> for starbucks the coffee chain enjoy
CNN
Jan 27, 2013 3:00pm PST
interviewed by the press. >>> wednesday, tax season officially begins, ugh. the irs begins processing individual income tax returns, 1040 forms. other forms can be filed in late february or early march. new tax laws force the irs to update their systems and delay filing season this year. >>> on thursday senate confirmation hearings begin for defense secretary chuck hagel. he has secured support from several key senators but he's expected to face tough questioning from some republican opponents. and friday is expected to be hillary clinton's last day as secretary of state. the exact timing of her departure depends on hearings for john kerry who president obama tapped to replace her. that will do it for me. cnn newsroom continues right now with don lemon. have a great week. >>> hello, everyone. top of the hour. i'm don lemon. thank you so much for joining us. survivors of a nightclub fire in brazil are describing a nightmare scene. bodies all over the ground. firefighters trying to smash down the walls. terrified people being trampled. so many people dead. this nightclub was way overcro
MSNBC
Jan 30, 2013 5:00pm PST
the debt, they would have been eager to let all the bush tax cuts expire. the cbo has shown that if we did that, debt as a share of the economy would fall to half in the next ten years. and if we were to leave the bush cuts in place, it would double. so, no, they're not serious about cutting deficits. they're serious about continuing to pose as the party of tax cuts for the rich. >> and i want to point out that just about an hour after we got the report on the gdp, senate minority leader mitch mcconnell gave this warning about government spending. here it is. >> this, my colleagues, is the europeanization of america. this is the pathway to greece. >> really? your thoughts on that. >> well, there is one way that we are on a pathway to greece. in greece they do not have an effective tax system, and people cheat left and right. we are starving the irs. i've been talking to people inside the irs whose units have been cut 30, 40, 50% in personnel, and they're not auditing, and they're not going after the tough cases that will mean the less money for the government and the less money for all gov
CSPAN
Jan 30, 2013 7:00am EST
from a federal perspective is that this takeover is subsidized through tax credits that or just extended by the fiscal cliff bill, which allows investors to come into our inner-city neighborhoods and build expensive buildings, turned over and lease them to a charter boards and high rates, so charters don't have sufficient funding to even operator schools as far as operating expenses such as teachers and books and so on. i'm concerned about proliferation of charter's and what this has done to destroy neighborhoods. host: here's a comment -- coming up next, we will talk more about immigration policy. what the president had to say yesterday and what a bipartisan group of senators announced earlier this week. argos -- our guest is carlos gutierrez, now working on immigration issues as well as other things in his portfolio. later on, paul krugman, a columnist, gave us a visit. we will be right back. [video clip] >> one cannot count the times that americans say that we are the best country in the world. what a marvelously stupid thing to say. of all the countries in the world. everybo
FOX News
Jan 27, 2013 3:00am PST
. >> and now tackled by taxes, and make $75,000, see if he gets to keep any of it. >> "fox & friends" begins right now. ♪ >> good morning, i hope you had a great weekend. >> clayton: yeah, ainsley earhart here, tucker carlson, ainsley fresh off the return to the gun range down there in texas. >> that was so fun. >> clayton: did you fire an a-47. >> no. >> were you nervous? >> i was down in katy, texas, offering free classes to teachers in the area. the class full of teachers and we interviewed why they were doing that and even though you're not allowed to take guns in flarms yet and hoping that does pass the state of texas. >> you looked great down there and we'll talk more about dianne feinstein's legislation, first to the headlines. >> straight to the headlines, an extreme weather alert. the midwest bracing for dangerous ice storms, sleet, snow and ice could leave behind a slippery mess in illinois and michigan as well as missouri. this as the country gets ready for a brief warm-up. rick is tracking it for us this morning. and it's a rollercoaster, hot and cold. >> it is and it's going
FOX
Jan 29, 2013 5:00am EST
here illegally would have to pass background checks and pay fines and taxes and then apply behind those who are already in line for a green card. these aren't new ideas. a bipartisan effort led by senators mccain and kennedy in 2007 failed but the stakes are different this year. >> for the first time ever, there is more political risk in opposing immigration reform than in supporting it. we believe we have a window of opportunity to act but we will only succeed in the effort is bipartisan. >> let's create a system to bring them forward. allow them to settle their debt to society and foul fill the necessary requirements to become law abiding citizens of this country. this is consistent with our country's tradition of being a nation of laws and a nation of immigrants. >> it would require that increased security measures are complete first before any of the pathways to citizenship are open. a bigger hurdle is in the republican-controlled house but the pressure is on. in the 2012 election, 71% of latinos voted for president obama. obama. >> all right. thank you. >>> president obama's pressu
NBC
Jan 29, 2013 5:00am EST
immigrants who graduate high school and pay taxes. opponents are vowing to fight any proposal. >> to make all these people instantly citizens is going to put a tremendous strain on the -- our soal services system across the country. we cannot afford it. for people that don't deserve it. >> it's a daily threat that families could be torn apart at any instant. it's something that i have personally lived with and it's something that i wouldn't wish on anyone. >> activists plan to show their support for immediate action at a rally on capitol hill in april. >>> had morning, prince george's county police are on the hunt for a suspect in a deadly shooting? landover. officers received the call yesterday afternoon for a shooting in the 8500 block of o beltway. a man was found suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. he was pronounced dead on the scene. police are not releasing any information about the victim a possible suspect. >>> closing arguments begin in the misconduct trial involving an anne arundel county executive. john leopold is accused of misusing funds and using his security detail for pers
NBC
Jan 31, 2013 11:00am EST
says he will do so by eliminating virginia's gas tax and raising the sales tax. >>> another element of mcdonald's plan is sparking froess had hybrid car owners plan on driving the ploychbd to show their opposition to the propose aal. they are yum set the governor wants to impose a $100 fee on alternative fuel vehicles. >>> checking in with tom kierein for the latest on our forecast. he is outside on the weather deck. >> what a difference i makes. yesterday it was near 70 degrees at this time. now we have low clouds racing up there. it is moving at 60 miles an hour. down here at the surface we have winds that are gusting to 30 to 40 miles an hour. there is the i ask over capitol hill now. got a beautiful blue sky. but what a chill in the air. temperatures are down into the low and mid 40s most of the region, 25 to 30 degrees colder than it was the same time yesterday. and we are going to hold steady here in the 40s into the afternoon. winds gusting to around 50 miles an hour. later this afternoon, all these areas in the beige color, all of northern virginia, district, much of marylan
NBC
Jan 29, 2013 11:00am EST
require them to regular step of with the federal government, pay fines and back taxes, submit to criminal background checks and learn english. >> we have been too content for tolong to allow individuals to mow our lawn, serve our food, clean our homes and even watch our children while not affording them any of the benefits that make our country so great. >> once again, president obama on his way to vegas. he'll unveil his immigration plan about an hour from now. do not miss it. you can see it live on nbcwashington.com. >>> and today, we'll be watching capitol hill as the senate votes on whether to confirm john kerry as secretary of state. minutes ago the senate foreign relations committee voted to confirm the longtime massachusetts democrat. and everyone is expecting a similar result when the full senate votes later today. barring any stunning development, he'll likely be confirmed and then resign from the senate. that resignation will be effective on friday which his current secretary of state hillary clinton's final day at the state department. >>> and we have some breaks news just now.
FOX
Jan 28, 2013 10:00pm EST
. >> reporter: things can get much better when it comes to the district's finances in the future. tax revenue is expected to go up. some estimate as much as $200 million. in the newsroom matt ackland, fox 5 news. >>> d.c. officials turned down donald trump's request for a tax break. trump's organization will be required to pay millions of local property taxes to redevelop the old post office. trump and his daughter asked if the district would forego taxes to facilitate redevelopment, but the mayor and the council said no. >>> a major change to immigration laws in the works now and it has the thumbs up from both political parties. we'll break it down coming up next. >> also ahead a developing story overseas, the clues that could lead police to an american woman missing in turkey. >>> this is fox 5 news at 10:00. >>> a major announcement on capitol hill today could reshape the debate on immigration. a group of bipartisan lawmakers have agreed on an immigration reform deal. the center piece, a path to citizenship for the 11 million illegal immigrants already in the country. fox 5's tom fitzgeral
CBS
Jan 29, 2013 5:00pm EST
to gain status if they passed a criminal background check and back taxes and learn english. they can apply to become a citizen behind people who started the process legally. >> for the first time in many years, republican and democrats seem ready to tackle this problem together. >> some gop house members have already said they don't support the senate proposal. but some of the biggest opposition to immigration reform could come from outside the halls of congress. republican senator, marco rubio, went on conservative radio to drum up support from a skeptical rush limbaugh. >> if the vote went republican, do you think the democrats would be for any part of this legislation? >> bob danes, the federation for american federation reform is also opposed to the bill. >> it is clearly a trojan horse, which reforms nothing. >> the group of eight senators sponsoring the legislation, say once the language is agreed upon, the bill could come up for a vote as early as the summer. danielle nottingham, cbs news, washington. >>> plenty of blitz and glitz in new orleans today and we're not just talkin
FOX News
Jan 31, 2013 3:00am PST
aren't blaming the tax hikes they just pushed through. no. something else. >> our economy is facing a major headline which goes to your point, and that's republicans in congress. >>steve: darned republicans. democrats' plan? print more money. brian. >>brian: make way for the future site of the obama library. but first we need to get ronald reagan's childhood home out of the way. break out the bulldozer. "fox & friends" starts tphoufplt >>gretchen: good morning. usually when we come in in the morning, we all have our own ways of preparing for the show. unfortunately i have to spend a little bit more time in hair and makeup. and during that time is when i start looking at the news papers, the hard-core ones, not on my ipad. i have to say i was a little shocked at the front cover of the new york post this morning when it hit my lap. that one right there. dan marino, we all know over at cbs sports, hall of fame quarterback with the miami dolphins, probably the best quarterback to not win a super bowl. now revealed he has a seven-year-old love child that has been kept secret all this tim
ABC
Jan 29, 2013 5:00am EST
clothing. to dealrs has efforts your tax return this year. to explain that, here is alan limburg headquarters in new york. bloomberg t headquarters in new york. start accepting returns tomorrow, but do not even if yout return file early. things may be slowed down by a year.his this is according to the founder of liberty tax service. adders for host of read could into the company. the maker of little debbie has agreed to pay more than $27 million for the drinks rant. united states bakery, offering buy some equipment for about $29 million. on february this 11. chipotle is looking to stand by pushing its sustainability message to an organichrough line of clothing and accessories. is looking to be more of a lifestyle brand as well as sustainable food areas that is business news live at bloomberg headquarters in new york. thank you. . it is 5:55e it right now. 43 degrees. think this isyou a tasty ice cream dessert? guess again. we will tell you about the guess again. we will tell you about the strange ingredients guess again. we will tell you about the stranwe gotta sell the car. whe
CNN
Jan 29, 2013 2:00am PST
with the government, undergoing background check, paying taxes and a penalty, and learning english. a solution has alluded past presidents including george w. bush. >> legal immigration is one of the top concerns of the american people, and congress's failure to act on it is a disappointment. >> president obama did announce during his first term that his administration would stop deporting some young undocumented immigrants but he was taken to task at a univision town hall for not promising to do something different. >> you promised something. a promise is a promise. with all due respect you didn't keep that propgs. >> what i promised was i'll work every single day as harold as i can that regardless of who they are, what they look like, where they come from, that they would have a fair shot at the american dream. >> reporter: still hispanic americans, the country's fastest country growing bloc helped repel president obama to a second term. it was a "wake-up call" to the republicans. >> i do know there are those who want to solve this problem, fix this mess and many of us agree with that. >> report
CBS
Jan 30, 2013 7:00am PST
have to lay out a path a process that includes passing a background check, paying taxes, paying a penalty, learning english and going to the back of the line behind all the folks who are trying to come here legally, that's only fair. >> the president will give two interviews tonight with univision and telemundo, with less than three days left as secretary of state hillary clinton is bidding farewell to her staff, her supporters and the media. the big question now, what's next? margaret brennan is at the state department. >> reporter: good morning. as hillary clinton says good-bye people want to will she run for president in four years? she said "i've been out of politics as secretary of state. i don't see myself getting back into politics." but will the answer change? she left a group of young people wondering yesterday when she spoke with a responsibility she feels at a global town hall. >> hello. >> reporter: hillary clinton told a global audience that breaking the gender barrier in politics is the cause of her life. >> there is still a double standard and
FOX
Jan 29, 2013 7:00am EST
think undocumented workers they don't play taxes, blah, blah, blah. set the record straight. >> definitely. i came here when i was 12 years old. i'm now 32 years old. and of course i couldn't live under my mom. i decided to start working. i do pay taxes. and many times we don't even see any of the results on that. one of the other issues is that we're not just here to work. we've grown up here many of us believe we are americans. that's what we hope to become. one of the most important parts is to stop seeing our families being separated. it's hard when we hear of a family member or mother who is being deported and the undocumented immigrant says i don't know what i'm about to do. we really feel if the president as well as the congress are holding up the american values, they say no more deportation. >> speaking on behalf of undocumented workers. this is julieta and she is with united we dream. tony, over to you. >> thank you very much. still ahead this hour , why you'll probably keep seeing superbowl commercials before the big game. it's 7:39. we'll be back with more fox 5
FOX
Jan 30, 2013 7:00am EST
as phillip was talking about, deal with the taxes. you've got to have tax reform in this country. that's probably the next step. >> it's easier to push the ball down the field. that's what we always do which is a shame. >> does it have to do with they don't think this is going to have a financial impact or financial markets? >> that's right. housing is moving. the stock market is at an all time high now. people are feeling better. what they think this might do is give stability to some of this. we'll see. >> could impact other people locally. big issue here locally. >>> obviously, immigration as well. something we've talked about. this is one of his big issues domestically. how delicate is this senate compromise they are talking about? how delicate is that? we've seen what happened with the fiscal cliff dealings and things come to a stand off. do we think we can get something done? >> it's delicate. but it's also encouraging. we have four democrats and four republicans who have come together. we have to deal with this right now. four years after not doing anything. but i agree. the key
CNN
Jan 30, 2013 2:00am PST
immigrants living in the u.s., requiring applicants undergo background checks, pay taxes and penalty and learn english. it would crack down on employers who hire undocumented workers. >> it won't be a quick process, but it will be a fair process and it will lift these individuals out of the shadows and give them a chance to earn their way to a green card and eventually to citizenship. >> rorter: the president's plan does not outline a guest worker program, nor does it tie a pathway to citizen ship to tighter border security, both part of the senate plan. >> that issue i think is a lifeline for most of us involving in this effort. >> reporter: rubio seemed to win rush limbaugh over. >> what you're doing is admirable and noteworthy. you are recognizing reality. >> reporter: some conservatives fear granting citizenship to undocumented immigrants may encourage more to come. >> it doesn't matter if it was clinton or if it was reagan. what we've learned is if you grant amnesty, what do you get? more amnesty. more illegal entry. and so what we want to make certain is that we have learned th
FOX News
Jan 26, 2013 3:00am PST
deserve a dollar and a dream? should tax dollars be spent on lotto tickets? we report. you decide. >> i want to go out on a limb. speaking of luck, this fan makes a one in a million shot. >> with a half court hooker. >> look at that shot. he probably enjoyed the look from lebron. >> lebron james tackles him. more on that straight ahead. good thing they are now dating. "fox & friends" begins right now. >> live from new york, where we let the crew produce the show and pass the savings along to you, it's "fox & friends." >> alisyn: it's bad when at this hour of the morning i'm slap happen? >> we are in for a good show. >> 6:01 a.m. you have the right to be slap happy. >> i usually control the uncontrollable. [ laughter ] until 9:45 when the wheels fall off the bus. it's happening right now. >> it's so cold. we do begin with an extreme weather alert. deep freeze is making for dangerous travel conditions around the country. in arizona, there was a scary landing for a small plane. once it touched down, it hit a patch of ice and it slid off othe runway right into a fence. i think it's like dri
NBC
Jan 25, 2013 6:00pm EST
and push even harder on a progrowth low-tax program. i'm steve handelsman, news 4. >> a legal setback for president obama today, a federal appeals court ruled he violated the constitution by making three appointments to the national labor relations board while congress was in recess. normally the president isn't allowed to bypass the senate, while senators were not in town when the president decided to fill the vacancies over the holidays, the senate was technically in session. the white house hasn't said yet whether it plans to appeal today's ruling. >>> also today, president obama announced he has appointed denis mcdonough to be his current chief of staff. the president said his new chief of staff has been involved in every major national security decision of his presidency. he also noted he is seen in the picture taken in the white house situation room during the raid that killed osama bin laden. he is seated behind hillary clinton and wearing a deep blue shirt. he replaces jack lew who has been nominated to be secretary of the treasury. >>> it is friday, it is snowing, we have a f
NBC
Jan 29, 2013 5:30pm PST
allowing 11 million undocumented immigrants living in the u.s. to earn citizenship by paying taxes and passing a background check, among other requirements. >> this is not just a debate about policy, it is about people. >> reporter: mr. obama described a similar bipartisan plan in the senate as encouraging, but republicans are also warning the president that there are limits to their willingness to compromise. >> if this endeavor becomes a bidding war to see who can come up with the easiest, quickest pathway to green card possible, this won't go well, folks. >> reporter: after winning 17% of the latino vote, the president is okay pressuring republicans. >> if congress is unable to move forward in a timely fashion, i will send a bill based on my proposal and insist that they vote on it right away. >> reporter: among those moves for the reform, they came to the u.s. illegally 13 years ago from mexico city. visiting at home with them in california, their 22-year-old daughter can't imagine life outside the u.s. >> spent more than half my life here. i would not have the first idea of ho
FOX
Jan 29, 2013 5:00am PST
fillet's tax records. they had funding but the extreme antigay groups are no longer listed as ben fish areas. -- beneficiaries. >>> palo alto city council is approving a plan to install 40 more antennas in the southern half of palo alto despite objections from residents. they say they need better coverage in that part of town despite the look of it. >> sal, is this a good time to look at the toll plaza? >> i think so. >>> that traffic does look okay and there have been no major problems coming through and it is a nice looking drive getting into san francisco. also looking at the commute a long northbound 101, this traffic moves well and there was a crash on high ward northbound at 82 and there was a hot dog cart which fell off the trailer and head to clean it up but now it's on the soldier, let go to steve. >>> it continues to roll down and we have a pretty good breeze for some areas, probably isolated showers on the sierra and it gives us a chilly air mass. 30s and 40s and the breeze holds some temperatures up but the breeze is not 0 far away, like in antioch, napa 36, san jose is now
FOX
Jan 29, 2013 6:00am EST
to the president's plan, people here illegally would have to pass background checks and pay fines and taxes. and then they would apply behind those already in line for a green card. but the pathways to citizenship are contingent on first getting border securi under control. >> i would like to testify again the security situation along the southwest border is not perfect. there remains several areas particularly in arizona where people's home are being invaded, where drug smugglers are crossing property every night and these citizens deserve the same level of security that all of us standing here have. but there is no question there has been a significant reduction in illegal crossings over the past five years. >> reporter: the press appears plan is not linked to border security. he favors a route where illegals could actually become u.s. citizens in 13 years. now, while there does appear to be a bipartisan agreement in the senate, it will be a tougher row in the house of representatives. politically, republicans know that the pressure is on. in the 2012 election, 71% of latinos voted for pr
FOX
Jan 29, 2013 9:00am EST
, fines and taxes then apply for citizenship behind those already in line for a green card. >> we're not just here to work. we were brought up here. many of us believe ourselves are americans. so that's what we're hoping to become full pledged americans. >> create a system to bring them forward. allow them to settle debt to society and requirements to become law abiding citizens of this country. this is consistent with our country's tradition of being a nation of laws and a nation of immigrants. >> so here's the big difference, the senate plan says those pathways to citizenship are contingent on getting boarder security under control. the president does not want it tied to boarder security. it will let congress go ahead and try to pass bipartisan plan and use the white house as a back up as efforts here fail. >> melanie alnwick, thank you. >> speaking of capitol hill, later today there, massachusetts senator john kerry is expected to get approval to be the next secretary of state. and after he's confirmed he's due to resign from the senate. he'll appoint a temporary replacement to
CBS
Jan 28, 2013 11:00pm EST
immigrants temporary status to stay here if they pass a criminal background check, pay a fine, pay taxes and learn english. none of this before border security is improved. prince george's county resident brought here by her parents when she was 10. >> my mother's undocumented. my brother and i are undocumented but are currently waiting on our work permits. but that doesn't say that we can stay here. at any moment we can be deported and leave a 10-year- old sister behind. >> reporter: helpsavemaryland.org is against that path. >> we think it's a bad thing. we think it's rewarding activities that are effectively criminal. they're deportable defendants. you're letting all these people stay. you're letting in many cases letting them stay in jobs where we have 22 million americans who are either unemployed or underemployed. >> reporter: president obama announces his plan tomorrow. cbs reports there is a bipartisan plan in the works in the house, too, but that is no guarantee of eventual victory. many republicans who had principled opposition to a path to citizenship in the past will continue
CBS
Jan 29, 2013 7:00am EST
immigrants if they pass a criminal background check, pay a fine and back taxes, and learn english. they would then get in line behind those who have already gone through the legal steps. the plan also calls for increased border security and a tougher visa process. despite the bipartisanship of the so-called gang of eight, there are still hurdles in the senate. in mccain's republican caucus, some fear that the bill amounts to de facto amnesty. >> no one should expect the members of the senate are just going to rubber stamp what a group have met and decided. >> reporter: conservatives like fox news commentator sean hannety were strongly opposed to the 2007 attempt on the grounds that a path to citizenship amounted to amnesty. this time talking to one of the republican authors of the plan, he seemed more open to listening. >> i will say this, it's the most thoughtful proposal that i have heard, and you've explained it better than anybody. but the devil will be in the details. to me, i agree with you that if they don't secure the border first, there's no point. >> reporter: there's no guarantee t
CSPAN
Jan 28, 2013 7:00am EST
of comments last week about the issue of a carbon tax. that is something that keeps coming up on capitol hill that perhaps a legislative solution to the climate change problem would help. explain what a carbon tax is. guest: a carbon tax is really the ultimate climate policy. it is what economists and the environmentalists say would be the policy that would make a fundamental change in the market and in the environment. it would put a price on carbon pollution. carbon pollution is the main source -- or green as gases -- are the main cause of climate change -- global warming. there are coal-fired power plants that are allowed to emit carbon pollution and they do not pay. the idea is that if carbon polluters were to have to start paying, it raises the price of fossil fuel and raise the price of these polluting sources of energy and that will fundamentally drive the market toward cleaner, low pollution energies. it is also politically controversial. pricing carbon pollution means raising the price of electricity, gasoline, all the funds and always which we drive our economy. i think it would be
FOX
Jan 27, 2013 7:00am PST
rafael could soon be paying less in taxes if they so choose. the school board will consider asking voters to remove the parcel tax in a special mail in election this week. last year the fund generated $4.8 million. the district says in a recent poll 70% of eligible voters said they would vote to extend that tax. >>> national program to reduce childhood obesity is expanded to two bay area cities. members will be working in the oakland school district and in santa cruz. food core is a decision of aimer corp. its goal is to educate chirp about nutrition. >>> michael bloomberg has donated about $1 billion to his alma mater. $100million of that donation is earmarked for financial aid for students in need. according to the university, bloomberg is believed to be the first person to ever reach the $1 billion level of giving to a single u.s. institution of higher education. >>> former republican vice presidential candidate paul ryan is urging his party to stay unitied. he spoke to a group of conservatives yesterday in washington. he told the crowd they must stick agent together and pick their fig
CSPAN
Jan 30, 2013 5:00pm EST
a fine, probably back taxes. then they could achieve legal status if they want citizenship, which not all of them do. then they can achieve legal status if they want citizenship. not all the undocumented workers do. then there is a process for that. they have to get in line and wait in turn and not cut in. we're beyond dismissing issues of national consequence and the future economic consequence for the future with one word. we have to get into the detail and the thoughtful and strategic. we need more than one word here. we have to debate this. we have to fix the system. host: here are the numbers to call. we have a line for legal and illegal immigrants. tell us about the group you co-founded. guest: it is a group to reach out to republicans to provide support to those republicans who want to support immigration reform. this is first and foremost an economic priority. we cannot grow without immigration. have proof of that. anytime we have clamped down on immigration, we have seen it in our economy. this is a first and foremost an economic imperative. many republicans know and see that. we
CSPAN
Jan 30, 2013 10:00am EST
my constituents in taxes that congress is looking at passing a raft of new laws when the laws we currently have on the books are so woefully and enforce. -- not enforced. i think we need to do what we can to address the shortcomings in mental health care, as well as background checks mechanisms we used to screen out prohibited gun buyers. we need to ask what the years of the institutionalization of the mentally ill have done for the safety of the american public. we need to ask about people who are subjected to a court order to outpatient mental health treatment. tens of millions are falling to the cracks and surely, we can agree that more needs to be done to and from -- enforce existing gun laws prevent gun prosecutions are down across the board. -- existing gun laws. the gun prosecutions are down across the board. mr. chairman, i hope we will have a follow-up hearing to ask administration witnesses to come before the panel and testify why agencies of government are not enforcing laws that congress has already passed. it is worth noting that five years ago, congress was asking t
ABC
Jan 30, 2013 2:35am EST
, particularly when it comes to confidence, it was down in january because folks took a hit with that payroll tax cut expiring. and in social security taxes. but still encouraging news overall. >> i wonder, the banks have these strict guidelines now. much stricter than before because of the huge banking debacle. so i wonder are they lending money to folks who want to buy a home. that's going to be an issue, i think. >> that always helps spur things on. the bank loosens its grip on the green. that tends to help. and the federal reserve expected to release a statement that could have an impact on the markets in terms of their latest economic outlook. so stay tuned for that. >>> oil giant bp and the justice department have agreed to a record settlement in connection with the 2010 gulf oil disaster. in addition to paying $4 billion in penalties, the company agreed to plead guilty to manslaughter for the deaths of 11 workers on the deep water horizon rig. bp could pay billions more in civil claims for environmental damage. >>> another financial headline for you. there could be a big change coming to y
Current
Jan 31, 2013 3:00am PST
on this that will be posted later today. if you look back at ronald reagan, the conservative icon right? he raised taxes, seven out of eight years that he was president. he supported a ban on assault weapons. he supported and signed a bill creating amnesty for 3 million people who came here illegally. >> what a liberal. >> bill: if republicans -- ronald reagan could not get elected in the republican primary today and i just wish that -- not that i'm a great big fan of ronald reagan. but i wish republicans would just stop worshipping ronald reagan and start following him, start imitating him, and get that practical side to problem solving that ronald reagan did have. and he did support a ban on assault weapons, and in fact president obama quoted ronald reagan when he introduced his own gun-control measures. so immigration still probably going to happen before gun control, but the gun control battle has definitely joined after yesterday's hearing. bill joining us how are you? >> caller: hey, bill i just wanted to echo what ike said from charleston. >> bill: yeah. >> caller: and in
CBS
Jan 29, 2013 5:00pm PST
pass a background check, pay fines and back taxes and learn english. after that, they could apply for citizenship. the bill could come up for a vote as early as this summer. >>> a soldier who lost all four limbs in a roadside bombing in iraq now has two new arms. the 13-hour surgery at johns hopkins hospital in baltimore which attached arms from a deceased donor was extremely complicated. doctors connected bones, blood vessels, muscles, tendons, nerves and skin. brandan marrocco is excited to have two new arms and is eager to use them. >> used them to text on my computer, scratch my face, do my hair. they have been become part of my every day life. >> surgeons practice on cadavers before attempting this surgery. the medical team also gave him bone marrow from the donor to help himself the new limbs. >>> sideshow to the super bowl, the commercials. this year, could you play a starring role. how the super ads are getting more real next. >> and you don't have to wreck your diet on super bowl sunday. dr. kim has the ingredients for a lean, healthy
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